Takeovers, Restructuring and Corporate Governance - FINS5538

Faculty: UNSW Business School

School: School of Banking and Finance

Course Outline: FINS5538 Course Outline

Campus: Sydney

Career: Postgraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 3

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite:FINS5513 or FINS5514 or enrolment in program 8406

CSS Contribution Charge: 3 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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The course provides a complete, yet concise synthesis of the recent available literature on takeovers, restructuring and corporate governance within a logical, analytical structure. Topics covered include legal aspects of takeovers in Australia, shareholder wealth effects and gains to takeovers, valuation and pricing of targets and other forms of corporate restructuring, including private equity, LBOs and divestitures.

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